AFITEXINOV introduces new logo for DRAINTUBE geocomposite

August 8th, 2023

DRAINTUBE, the geocomposite solution created by AFITEXINOV and dedicated to fluid drainage (liquid and gas), has a new logo to reflect its unique and innovative nature. This new logo will be deployed on the different mediums dedicated to the solution throughout 2023. DRAINTUBE is a multi-linear geocomposite (definition according to ASTM D4439 and ISO/TC 221 – ISO DTR […]

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ABG Geosynthetics switches to 100% renewable energy

July 6th, 2023

All the electricity used by ABG Geosynthetics for the manufacture of its geocomposite and geocellular products is now certified to come from renewable sources. The switch to a renewable energy supplier is just one of several recent initiatives introduced by ABG to reduce its environmental impact, explains managing director Alan Bamforth. “We have signed up […]

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Solmax pit thermal energy storage with geosynthetics on the Tibetan Plateau

July 19th, 2021

Photograph courtesy of Solmax Tibet has an average elevation of more than 13,100 feet (4,000 m), reaching to 16,400 feet (5,000 m). At these heights, temperatures can remain below freezing all day in winter, plunging to –4°F (–20 °C). In 2018, Tibet’s first large solar thermal district heating system was designed and built at 15,000 […]

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